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Learn more about our staff and their role at Temple Isaiah by clicking the photos below.
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Rabbi Karen Thomashow
Senior Rabbi

Rabbi Jordana Schuster Battis
Associate Rabbi

Cantor Lisa Doob

Rabbi Howard L. Jaffe
Rabbi Emeritus

Senior Staff

Rabbi Amy Hertz
Director of Congregational Learning

Rabbi Jodi Seewald Smith
Director of Congregational Engagement

Judy Shapiro
Acting Executive Director


Education Professionals

Alex Bennett
Assistant Director, Makom Teen Community

Sara Berkowitz
Director of Families with Young Children

Jennie Goldfarb
Director of Jewish Family Journeys K-12

Briley Newell
Youth and T'fillah Educator

Rebecca Winters
Director of Inclusion (K-12) and Program Development (K-4)



Administration & Operations

Chloe Copilevitz
Administrative Assistant

Steven Jaworski
Facilities Manager

Jenny Keegan
Administrative Assistant to Cantor Doob and Jewish Family Journeys

Theresa Keenan
Assistant Accountant

Debbie Marty
School Registrar & Administrative Assistant to School

Jayde Nichols
Communications Manager

Andrea Russo
Executive Assistant to Rabbi Thomashow & Rabbi Battis

John Serpico
Director of Finance and Accounting

Alyssa Sloan
Events and Logistics Manager

Marsy Sumner
Assistant Accountant

Thu, April 18 2024 10 Nisan 5784